Seeing the Forest Through the Trees…

Link for audio-version: http://www.audioacrobat.com/play/WN04R7bQ As many of you know,  I am a Life and Business Coach as well as being a leader in Corporate America.  One would think that with my many years of being a corporate executive and leader,  that I should be able to coach myself through situations to determine my strategy and tactics for… Read More

Flowing like an Artesian Well

Artesian Well:  “well from which water flows under natural pressure without pumping.”  ~www.brittanica.com~ We have an artesian well on our river property.  The water flows continuously twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week and three hundred and sixty-five days a year.  It is amazing to me that with the continuous output of water, that it has never run dry.… Read More

Courageous Camping

On Saturday morning I woke up after a restless night of sleeping… I guess that phrase is a bit of an oxymoron… restless… sleeping… hmm… I had a tough night sleeping Friday night because the mattress of my bed was hard and the water pipes did a little clanking routine every twenty minutes or so.… Read More

A Community Coming Together…

Come on people now Smile on your brother Everybody get together Try to love one another Right now ~The Youngbloods “Get Together” I met a woman named Teresa back in April when we both attended a camp in northern Minnesota.  Neither of us knew the other was going and the only interaction we had with… Read More

Good vs. Evil

Today is another one of those days that is unfathomable… how could anyone be so cold-hearted to plant bombs at the finish line of the Boston Marathon?  Per Random House Webster’s Dictionary, Evil is “1. morally wrong or bad; wicked… 6. something causing injury or harm”. To be honest, these definitions cannot fully describe what true evil… Read More

It’s a bird…it’s a plane…no, it’s…

Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.     –Mother Teresa A local tattoo artist… A local millionaire… A mother of twelve… What do all of these folks have in common?   They are super-heroes.… Read More